Disclaimer: The information contained in this blog is general in nature and does not constitute legal advice. We recommend that claim holders obtain advice from their lawyers on litigation funding.
November 07, 2018
Bentham’s litigation funding agreements have been the subject of three recent class action decisions. Learn more:
October 31, 2018
Recent proposed changes to the rules governing investment treaty arbitrations demonstrate the growing use and evolution of third party funding in international arbitration.
October 03, 2018
The readers of Canadian Lawyer have spoken, and they have identified Bentham IMF as one of their top litigation funders. Over 2,000 professionals cast 89,000 votes in this years’ competition – so it’s a huge stamp of approval.
September 20, 2018
Bentham IMF hires its seventh lawyer as demand for funding grows.
August 28, 2018
As the interest in litigation funding continues to grow, insolvency practitioners in Canada and the U.S. are increasingly considering its value.
August 16, 2018
Bentham IMF welcomes Pierre-Jérôme Bouchard, to head new office - an expansion driven by widespread interest in litigation finance and favorable jurisprudence concerning funding.
August 14, 2018
A recent article in the Law Times provides a timely update to the Canadian bar on the demonstrable benefits of litigation funding.
July 31, 2018
There is growing interest in litigation funding for disputes in South America. Learn why below.
July 20, 2018
Bentham is predominately involved in funding commercial cases. Class actions are not an immediate fit, because our funding typically covers some or all of the legal fees, and class action counsel often take matters on a contingency basis. However, from time to time, applications for class action funding cross our desks.
June 29, 2018
We are often asked if information shared with a litigation funder is protected by privilege. This discussion sets out the case law and legal principles that likely protect documents, discussion and analysis exchanged with a funder.